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After Michigan

by Robert Zelnickvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, October 30, 2003

In June the Supreme Court issued a definitive—if narrow—ruling that permits the consideration of race in university admissions. This may have been bad law—but was it a bad decision? By Robert Zelnick.

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Homework Pays Off

by Richard Sousa, Hanna Skanderavia Hoover Digest
Thursday, October 30, 2003

Hoover fellows Hanna Skandera and Richard Sousa on the correlation between homework and academic performance.

Education and Capitalism: How Overcoming Our Fear of Markets and Economics Can Improve America's Schools
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Education and Capitalism: How Overcoming Our Fear of Markets and Economics Can Improve America's Schools

by Herbert J. Walbergvia Hoover Institution Press
Thursday, October 23, 2003

The authors call on the need to combine education with capitalism.

Lessons Learned in the Sunshine State

by Jeb Bushvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 30, 2003

Schools in the Sunshine State are getting better. Why? Because the state has begun holding them accountable. Jeb Bush, the governor of Florida, explains.

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Our Schools Are Still at Risk

by Tom Bethellvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 30, 2003

The nation’s leading proponents of education reform met recently at a Hoover Institution conference in Washington to address two critical questions: How bad are our schools—and how can we fix them? A report by Hoover media fellow Tom Bethell.

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Learning at Home

by Richard Sousa, Hanna Skanderavia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 30, 2003

Home education is the fastest growing alternative to public schooling—and a good one at that. By Hoover fellows Hanna Skandera and Richard Sousa.

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Beware the Language Police!

by Diane Ravitchvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 30, 2003

How the language police have gained control of our students’ textbooks. By Diane Ravitch.

Public School Teacher Educational Attainment, 1961-1996

What Makes a Good Teacher?

by Hanna Skandera, Richard Sousavia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Over the past 30 years public school teachers have been receiving more education—yet student achievement scores continue to languish. What has gone wrong? By Hoover fellows Hanna Skandera and Richard Sousa.

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Real Choice

by John E. Chubbvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Why should we support school choice programs? Because they work. By Hoover fellow John E. Chubb.

The Promise of Choice

by Clint Bolickvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Clint Bolick on the fight to transform America’s schools.

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K-12 Education Task Force

 
The K–12 Education Task Force focuses on education policy as it relates to government provision and oversight versus private solutions (both within and outside the public school system) that stress choice, accountability, and transparency.

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